Modi government

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VOICES

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Modi government, Narendra Singh Tomar, Smriti Irani

When Smriti Irani made news as I&B minister and Narendra Singh Tomar was left out

After Venkaiah Naidu's nomination for the vice-presidential elections, Tomar was given the additional charge of housing and urban affairs.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Modi government, Goods and services tax, GST

GST, unlike demonetisation, is poised for painful success

But it spells crisis for India's young demography and may thus cost Modi government electorally.

VOICES

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Modi government, UPA, P Chidambaram, Kashmir crisis

It’s easy to criticise Kashmir policy as part of Opposition, Mr Chidambaram

Seventy years of talks and still no solution implies that it was a wrong approach from the start.

VOICES

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Riots, Crime, Democracy, Modi government

Was lynching and crime Modi's ultimate vision of India?

While the country's economy is in bad shape, there is a constant effort to fuel communal violence to divert attention.

POLITICS

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Modi government, CBI raids, P Chidambaram, CBI

Why we need a law to free CBI from government's grip

It is indeed ironical that the security agency is still governed by an outdated Act of Second World War vintage — the Delhi Police Establishment Act.

VOICES

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Modi government, Jammu and Kashmir, Burhan Wani

Kashmir is still bleeding after Burhan Wani: New Delhi must correct its wrongs

There is an obvious ambivalence between the policies of the Centre and the state.

POLITICS

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Caste Atrocities, Modi government, Bhim Army, Dalit politics

BJP can no longer take Dalits for granted

A Freedom March would be taken out on July 11 from Gujarat's Mehsana to commemorate the first anniversary of the Una flogging incident.

VOICES

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VOICES

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Modi government, Mob violence, Not In My Name

Not In My Name protest in London: Is Modi afraid he will lose his fans abroad?

A dispatch from SOAS, where protests were marked to condemn lynching incidents in India.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Modi government, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Netaji Files

Truth behind Subhas Chandra Bose's death: Why we need a closure

It's more than 70 years and so many questions still remain unanswered. We need answers and we need that soon.